912304 Methods of forest site classification and forest site mapping

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


Basic concepts of forest site classification, purpose, definitions, data sources, data quality, data transformation GIS-concepts - use of DTM´s for site classification purposes Introduction into cluster analyses Relationship between plants and site factors Spatial variability, geostatistics

Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

To gain methodological skills for forest site classification and site mapping using tools like multivariate statistics, geostatistics and GIS

Lecture notes, examples, reading
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